The Master's in Development Practice Program is excited to welcome Katherine Snyder as the new Director of the program. Katherine has over a decade of experience living and working in several African countries. Her work has focused on political and social change, agricultural development and community-based natural resource management.
The Master's in Development Practice (MDP) program brings together talented students and faculty who have dedicated themselves to reducing the grinding impacts of global poverty and defining the pathways to enhance well-being for the under-resourced and socially excluded.
The UA MDP is currently accepting applications on a case by case basis for Fall 2016. Email us at MDPAdmissions@email.arizona.edu for more information.
We accept U.S. Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows
The UA MDP proudly graduated 9 students this spring. Ashley Erbe, Albert Castella, Padriac Finan, Sophia Jones, Kierstin Kohn, Valon Osmani, Emma Barker-Perez, Daniel Kabede, and Nikki Skelton all completed their MDP degree.
Please see our spring newsletter!
Undergrad: University of Arizona: Anthropology
Practicum Partner: Sakala-Haiti: Location: Haiti
Final Report Title: Many hands make the load lighter: A retrospective analysis of participatory action research for youth development in Cite-Soleil, Haiti